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Candidiasis is a fungal infection typically on the skin or mucous membranes caused by candida. It often causes a red, itchy rash to form, most commonly in the folds of the skin. This rash may also spread to other areas of the body. In some cases, the infection can cause the skin to become cracked and sore. Blisters and pustules may also occur.
HOW IS CANDIDIASIS DIAGNOSED?
General physician or Ear, nose, throat surgeon will make the diagnosis by having a complete history and full body examination. Candidiasis is usually a clinically diagnosed condition. In severe cases, blood tests and scraping tests for fungi from the affected are also done.
HOW IS CANDIDIASIS TREATED?
It is treated by the following:
1. Proper hygeine
2. Controlling blood sugar levels by proper diet and exercise
3. Using an antifungal cream or powder on the affected area
4. Oral antibiotics
DID YOU KNOW?
Candidiasis usually goes away with proper treatment; however, relapse of the infection can be prevented by maintaining proper hygiene.